[Photo] Thank you to our friends American Airlines and the always gracious Carrie
Thank you to our friends, American Airlines, and the always gracious Carrie Underwood - last night, Makayla’s smile lit up the room when her wish came true! (Make-A-Wish Northeastern California and Northern Nevada)
Jessica is the mother of four sons. Her oldest, Ethan, was born with a heart defect and passed away in June of 2012. A few years ago, her youngest, Bodey, was diagnosed with congenital muscular dystrophy. In her first guest post for Wish Nation, she writes about the loneliness of parenting special needs kids and what helps her hold her head high.
17-year-old Autumn has had an arduous journey while battling astrocytoma, but the one thing that keeps her whirlwind life standing at a still is her passion for photography. Camera in hand, Autumn has captured the good times and developed from the negative ones. With the help of Make-A-Wish Greater PA and WV, her wish to photograph the beauty of Aruba was granted.
Raymie has always wanted to go to Italy, and when she was referred to Make-A-Wish Hawaii, it finally happened. She said of the trip, "I honestly cannot tell you one specific thing I enjoyed the most about the trip because everything that Make-A-Wish planned was terrific. Being in Italy with my family, and just enjoying ourselves, was great!" (Make-A-Wish Italia Onlus, Make-A-Wish International)
You can help make wishes come true for kids like Areice, who wished to be a pirate! Party City locations across the country are collecting donations until August 31, and 90% of donations will benefit Make-A-Wish. To find the nearest location, visit [ Partycity.com Link ].